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The Student Loan Racket: Ron Paul Right Again

Ron Paul was asked about student loan programs, which have made debt slaves out of countless kids, in his excellent interview on Meet the Press. Here’s an excerpt from Rollback, my book from earlier this year, that amplifies his points:

Got A Hundred Bucks? Buy A Home (Or Virtually Anything Else)

Today's adjustment to the government's HARP program to get anything with a pulse as close to the discount window as possible was not the only proposal to revive the moribund US housing market. According to a new proposal by HUD, beginning this month and continuing for a year, anyone with a just $100 will be…

Libyan War Lawsuit Against Obama by 10 U.S. Lawmakers Thrown Out by Judge

President Barack Obama can’t be sued by 10 federal lawmakers who accused him of violating the War Powers Act by ordering the attack on Libyan forces without Congress’s approval, a judge said. U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton ruled today that members of the House of Representatives failed to demonstrate that they had the right to…